principally

[ prin-suh-puh-lee, -sip-lee ]
/ ˈprɪn sə pə li, -sɪp li /

adverb

chiefly; mainly.

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Origin of principally

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at principal, -ly

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British Dictionary definitions for principally

principally
/ (ˈprɪnsɪpə) /

adverb

mainly or most importantly
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